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Dr. Ellen ZakrisELLEN ZAKRIS, M.D.
Director Radiation Oncology
Board Certified by American Board of Radiation Oncology

1401 Foucher Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: 504-897-8387
fax: 504-897-7778
email: ellen.zakris@touro.com

Education
B.A., Microbiology, Rutgers University 1983
M.D., Duke University 1987

Internship
Internal Medicine, Hospital of San Rafaels - Affiliate, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 1988

Residency
Radiation Therapy: Joint Center for Radiation Therapy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 1988-1992

Hometown
New York, NY

>> Extensive experience in comprehensive cancer treatment with special interest in breast, gynecological, pediatric, prostate, lung and central nervous system (CNS) malignancies.


  
Richard Vanlangendonck, Jr., M.D.RICHARD VANLANGENDONCK., M.D.
Urologist
Board Certified by American Board of Urology

3434 Prytania St., Suite 450, New Orleans, LA 70115
Phone: (504) 897-7196
Fax: (504) 210-4357
 
Education: B.S. Louisiana College, Pineville, LA 1992; M.D., Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 1996

Residency: General Surgery, Louisiana State University School of Medicne/Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans, LA 1998; Urology, Louisiana State University School of Medicine/Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans, LA 2002

Fellowship: Urological Laparoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Washington University, St. Louis, MO 2003

Board Certifications:
American Board of Urology

Dr. William WellsWILLIAM WELLS, M.D.
Radiologist
Board Certified by American Board of Diagnostic Radiology

2929 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8600
fax: (504) 897-7702

Education
M.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 1977

Internship
Charity Hospital of New Orleans, LA 1977-1978

Residency
Radiology, Charity Hospital of New Orleans, LA 1978-1981

 

 

Dr. Scott SonnierSCOTT ANTHONY SONNIER, M.D.
Hematology and Oncology Specialist
Board Certified by American Board of Internal Medicine
and American Board of Hematology
 

1401 Foucher St., New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8970
fax: (504) 897-8777
email: sonnier@salco.net

Education
B.S., Biology and Chemistry, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1991
M.D., LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA 1995

Internship
Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine at Emory University and Affiliated Hospitals, Atlanta, GA 1995-1996

Residency
Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine at Emory University and Affiliated Hospitals, Atlanta, GA 1996-1998

Fellowship
Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine at Emory University and Affiliated Hospitals, Atlanta, GA 1998-2001

 

 

Dr. Milton W. SeilerMILTON W. SEILER, JR., M.D.
Hematology and Oncology Specialist
Board Certified by American Board of Internal Medicine
and American Board of Hematology
 

1401 Foucher St., New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8970
fax: (504) 897-8777

Education
B.A., Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 1967
M.D., LSU Medical Center, New Orleans, LA 1971

Internship
Internal Medicine, LSU Medical Center Charity Hospital, New Orleans, LA 1971-1972

Residency
Internal Medicine - LSU Medical Center Charity Hospital, New Orleans, LA 1972-1973
 
Fellowship
Medical Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 1975-1977
Medical Oncology, Ochsner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, LA 1977-1978
 

 

Dr. Ali SadeghiALI SADEGHI, M.D.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Board Certified by American Board of Plastic Surgery 

3434 Prytania St, Suite 420, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 210-3831
fax: (504) 210-3832

Education
B.Sc., University of British Columbia, 1998
M.D., Karol Marcinkowski University, 2002

Internship
General Surgery, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 2002

Residency
General Surgery, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 2003
 
Subspecialty Training
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Louisiana State University Health Science Center School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 2007
 
Other
Board certified by American Board of Surgery 2007
Associate Fellow American College of Surgeons 2009

Hometown
Vancouver, Canada

>> "The experience of breast cancer and mastectomy is deeply transformative for women. The goal of breast reconstruction is to restore a psychological and physical sense of feeling complete. This is achieved by re-creating a breast with a natural shape, softness and symmetry through leading-edge microsurgical procedures – allowing a woman to reclaim her body, self-image, and active lifestyle.
 
 

Dr. Daniel RupleyDANIEL RUPLEY, M.D.
Radiologist
Board Certified by American Board of Internal Medicine
and American Board of Diagnostic Radiology
 

2929 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8600
fax: (504) 897-7702

Education
B.S., Louisiana State University, 1976
M.D., LSU School of Medicine, New Orleans, 1980

Internship
Internal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California College of Medicine
July 1, 1980 – June 30, 1981

Residency
Diagnostic Radiology, University of California, Irvine, California College of Medicine July 1, 1986 – June 30, 1990
Internal Medicine, University of California, Irvine, California College of Medicine July 1, 1982 – June 30, 1984

 

Dr. Paul A. RiehlPAUL A. RIEHL, M.D.
Pathologist
Board Certified by American Board of Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology

1401 Foucher St, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8418
fax: (504) 897-8762

Education
B.A., Chemistry, University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, LA 1965
M.D., LSU School of Medicine, Shreveport, LA 1976

Internship
USPHS Hospital- July1976-1977

Residency
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, USPHS Hospital and Tulane University Medical School, New Orleans, LA July 1977- July 1981

Hometown
Lafayette, LA


Elesyia Outlaw, M.D.ELESYIA OUTLAW, M.D.
Radiation Oncologist
Board Certified by American Board of Radiation Oncology

1401 Foucher Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8387
fax: (504) 897-7778
email: eleysia.outlaw@touro.com

Education
B.S., Biology, Avila University 1996
M.D., St. Louis University School of Medicine 2002

Residency
Radiation Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2004-2008

Hometown
Dallas, TX



JOHN J. OLIVIER, M.D.

Medical Director, Pathology
Board Certified by American Board of Pathology and Board Certified by American Board of Internal Medicine
1401 Foucher St, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8418
fax: (504) 897-8762

Education
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, 1972
M.D.,Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1977

Internship
Internal Medicine, Charity Hospital of New Orleans (Tulane University Program), 1977-1978

Residency
Internal Medicine, Alton Ochsner Foundation Hospital, Jefferson, LA, 1978- 1980
Pathology, Chief Resident, Charity Hospital of New Orleans (Tulane University Program), 1984-1987

Hometown
Houston, TX

 

Dr. Allan LevinALAN L. LEVIN, M.D.
Surgeon
Board Certified by American Board of Surgery - General

3525 Prytania St, Suite 618, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 891-5857
fax: (504) 897-8634

Education
B.A., Biology, Brown University, Providence, RI 1971
M.D., LSU School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 1975

Residency
LSU Affiliated Hospitals Surgical Program 1975-1978; Chief Resident, 1979-1980

Fellowship
Surgical Oncolgoy, MD Anderson Hospital, Houston, TX 1978-1979

Hometown
New Orleans, LA

 

Dr. Eugene KukuyEUGENE LEONARD KUKUY, M.D.
Surgeon
Board Certified by American Board of Surgery - General
and American Board of Thoracic Surgery 

3715 Prytania St, Suite 400, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8255
fax: (504) 897-8336

Education
B.A., Columbia University, New York, NY 1993
M.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 1997

Internship
General Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 1997-2000

Residency
General Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 2002-2004

Fellowship
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 2000-2002

Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2004-2006:
Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

>> "My goal in becoming a thoracic surgeon and coming back to New Orleans is to provide the best and latest treatment to cancer patients in the area." 
 
 

Dr. Leonard GladeLEONARD GLADE, M.D.
Chief Pulmonologist
Board Certified by American Board of Internal Medicine
and American Board of Pulmonary Disease

3525 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 648-2510
fax: (504) 895-4421

Education
M.D., LSU Medical School, New Orleans, LA 1980

Internship
Medicine, LSU Charity Hospital, New Orleans, LA 1980-1981
 
Residency
Internal Medicine, Oschner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, LA 1981-1983
 
Fellowship
Pulmonology, Oschner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, LA 1983-1985

  

 

Dr. Robert GardnerROBERT B. GARDNER, Ph.D.
Director, Psychosocial Oncology

 

1401 Foucher St, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8209
fax: (504) 897-7846
email: robert.gardner@touro.com

 

Education 
M.Ed., University of New Orleans, LA 2005
Ph.D., University of New Orleans, LA 2008

 

Internship
Tulane Cancer Center, New Orleans, LA 2004-2005

 

Other
Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Tulane Cancer Center, 2006-2008
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), State of Louisiana
 
Hometown
Memphis, TN 
 
>> “My role is to help those affected by cancer become better prepared to deal with the psychological, emotional, and interpersonal impact of their disease.”


 

Scott E. Delacroix, Jr., M.D.SCOTT E. DELACROIX, JR., M.D.
Urologic Oncology

3434 Prytania Street, Suite 450
New Orleans, LA 70115
Phone: (504) 897-7196

4228 Houma Blvd., Suite 600A
Metairie, LA 70006
phone: (504) 412-1600

Education 
M.D., Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 2004

Internship
Department of General Surgery, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA 2004-2005

Residency
Department of Urology, Louisiana State University and Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA 2005-2009
 
Fellowship
Urologic Oncology, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 2009-2012
 

  

Dr. Reuben L. ChrestmanREUBEN L. CHRESTMAN, III, M.D.
Medical Director, Radiology
Board Certified by American Board of Radiology
and American Board of Nuclear Radiology
 

1401 Foucher St, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8380
fax: (504) 897-8187

Education 
B.A., Chemistry and B.S., Mathematics University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS 1967
M.D., University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN 1970

Internship
Baptist Memorial Medical Hospital, Memphis, TN 1971-1972
 
Residency
Radiology, US Public Health Hospital/Ochsner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, LA 1973-1976
 
Other
Board certified in diagnostic radiology and nuclear medicine.
 
Hometown
Helena, AR 
 
>> “I enjoy solving problems and working with other physicians to provide the best care for their patients.”
 
  

 

Dr. Joan ChengPUI CHUN (JOAN) CHENG, M.D.
Oncologist
Board Certified by American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
and American Board of Gynecological Oncology 
 
3434 Prytania St, Suite 320, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-7142
fax: (504) 210-4286

Education
B.S., Duke University, Durham, NC 1986
M.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 1990

Internship
Department of Obstetrics-Gynecology, The State University Hospital of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 1990-1991

Residency
Department of Obstetrics-Gynecology, The State University Hospital of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 1991-1994

Fellowship
Gynecologic Oncology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 1994-1997

Hometown
Hong Kong

 

Dr. Salvator CaputtoSALVADOR CAPUTTO, M.D.
Hematologist/Medical Oncologist
Board Certified by American Board of Internal Medicine
and American Board of Hematology

1401 Foucher St., New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8970
fax: (504) 897-8777

Education
M.D., Universidad Nacional de Cordoba- Cordoba, Argentina

Internship
Intern in Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center- Framingham Union Hospital, Boston, MA 1971-1972

Residency
Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Massachusetts Affiliated Hospitals, Saint Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA 1972-1973
Chief Medicine Resident, Touro Infirmary, Tulane School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 1973-1974

Fellowship
Hematology Oncology, Tulane School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 1974-1977

>> "I really enjoy the personal relationships I develop with my patients." 
 

 
 Nutrition Services
 
Liz Cabrera, RDLIZ CABRERA, RD, CNSP
Lead Clinical Dietitian

1401 Foucher Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8695
pager: (504) 668-3753
email: cabreral@touro.com 

Education
B.S., Nutrition, Dominican College, New Orleans, LA; LSU, Baton Rouge, LA, 1983

Internship
Touro Infirmary, 1988-1989

>> "I enjoy assisting cancer patients undergoing treatment improve their quality of life through good nutrition."  


Charlotte LemoineCHARLOTTE LEMOINE
Nutritionist

1401 Foucher Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8570
email: charlotte.lemoine@touro.com 

Education
B.S., Nutrition, LSU, Baton Rouge, LA

Internships
Our Lady of the Lake, Children's Hospital, Earl K. Long

 

Ministry Services
 
Rev. Fr. Douglas C. Brougher, STLFR. DOUGLAS C. BROUGHER, STL, BCC
Director of Pastoral Care and Community Relations

1401 Foucher Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-8177
pager: (504) 560-9923
email: doug.brougher@touro.com 

Education
B.A., Philosophy, Notre Dame Seminary, New Orleans, LA, 1959
 S.T.L. (Graduate Theological Degree), Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome 1963
 
Hometown
New Orleans, LA
 
>> "I continue to be inspired and edified by our cancer patients."
 
 
 
Rev. Dr. Jane E. Mauldin, ChaplainREV. DR. JANE E. MAULDIN
Chaplain

1401 Foucher Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
phone: (504) 897-7262
fax: (504) 897-8731
email: jane.mauldin@touro.com 

Education
B.A. Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa
M.A., University of Chicago Divinity School, Chicago, IL
D.Min., Meadville/Lombard Theological School, Chicago, IL
Clinical Pastoral Education Internship: Univ. of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics
Clinical Pastoral Education Residency: East Jefferson Medical Center, Metairie, LA
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